Mary Ellis Palmer


Mary Ellis Palmer, 87, of Corner, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 18, 2017.

She was a member of East Walker Church of Christ.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 20, 2017, at East Walker Church of Christ. Funeral services will be held Monday, March 20, 2017, at 7 p.m. at the church. A graveside committal service will be held Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at 10 a.m. at Shipp-Ware Cemetery (Mt. Zion Cemetery) in Corner. Barry Bennett will officiate.

Palmer was preceded in death by her husband, Archie Franklin Palmer; son, Rowland Wesley Palmer; her parents and two older brothers.

Survivors include her son, Archie Dale Palmer; grandson, Michael Wesley Palmer and his wife, Heather; great-grandchild, A.J. Palmer; her sister, Wilda Hawkins; several other extended family members and a host of friends.

Online condolences may be expressed at

New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, Dora; 205-648-2323